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Revitalizing Endangered Languages

Edited by Justyna Olko & Julia Sallabank

Revitalizing Endangered Languages "This guidebook provides ideas and strategies, as well as some background, to help with the effective revitalization of endangered languages. It covers a broad scope of themes including effective planning, benefits, wellbeing, economic aspects, attitudes and ideologies."

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Academic Paper

Title: Beyond obsolescence: a twenty-first century research agenda for the langues régionales
Author: Damien Hall
Author: Jonathan Kasstan
Author: David Hornsby
Linguistic Field: Discipline of Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Subject Language: French
Abstract: This Special Issue of the Journal of French Language Studies celebrates a recent surge in enthusiasm for sociolinguistic studies involving the regional languages of France. Taking our cue from the contributions to the volume, which we introduce here, we argue that a changing twenty-first century landscape offers an exciting new agenda for these regional languages (and minority languages more widely), and set out what we see as six key directions for contemporary research.


This article appears IN Journal of French Language Studies Vol. 29, Issue 2, which you can READ on Cambridge's site .

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